Donations Listed for Brooks Family in 1949

(11/05/2002)

Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from microfilm of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 4/28/1949.

Donations Received for Brooks House

There have been quite a few donations toward building a new home for Creed Brooks, who lost his home and all possessions in a fire several weeks ago.

Harry Rothwell is serving as chairman of the committee and reminds those who wish to contribute to do so at once so that the house may be started.

Those making donations so far are:

Letcher Stump, $1.00; Corel Poling, $1.00; George Strader, $10.00; George Lambiotte, $10.00; Red Cross, $50.00; Cecil Wolverton, $1.00; W.T. Bonnett, $1.00; George Basnett, jr., $1.00; Everett Basnett, $1.00; Arnold Motor Sales, $10.00; A friend, $2.00; B.A. Hensley, $5.00; A.R. Holbert, $25.00, Starling Bartlett, $10.00; Harley Bartlett, $20.00, J.W. Yoak, $5.00; Norval Hopkins, $5.00; Cleo Kingsbury, $5.00; A.B. Harris, $1.00; Members of Lions Club, $10.50.

Total $174.50; Material, $15.00; Lumber, 500' Estimated; $25.00; Grand Total, $214.50